Posted: Apr 27, 2013 8:13 PM
MARSHALL, MO. -- The Missouri Valley College baseball team took on Peru State University Saturday in a conference double-header in Peru, Neb. The Vikings struggled to get hits in game one and fell 6-0 and were defeated in game two 14-1.
In game one the Vikings were only able to produce three hits in seven innings of play. Senior Short Stop Troy Langan singled in the first inning, Sophomore Catcher Anthony Corona doubled in the third inning, and Senior Tony Barrow singled in the sixth to record the Vikings three hits in the game. Senior Pitcher Brandon Cooper started for MVC and was relieved by Senior Cody Moore. The Vikings only committed one error.
In game two the Vikings struggled again from the plate producing three hits and one run in the game. The production came from three different Vikings then in game one. Junior Tim Roddy singled for hit one, Freshman Zac Blakemore hit a home run, and Junior Tyler Siem had a single of his own. Blakemore's home run was MVC's only score.
The Vikings finish the season 3-35 overall and 2-24 in the HAAC, while Peru State improves to 26-15 overall and 18-8 in conference.